Software Safety Engineer w/Active Secret Clearance

Job opening ID
2982

Posting title
Software Safety Engineer w/Active Secret Clearance

Roles and responsibilities
Must be a US Citizen with an Active Secret Clearance
Estimated duration of 24 months with the potential for extension or conversion.
W2 with full benefits
Customer and contract specific training will be required and provided.
Labor Category: Software Safety Engineer

Job Description:
Immediate need for a Software Safety Engineer for the Multiple Launch Rocket Systems (MLRS) projects for performance of risk analyses and hazard analyses on integrated systems forming part of advanced weapons systems for the DoD. They will be responsible for oversight of a portfolio of engineering developments and will provide assurance of engineering activities. They will support design engineers to build evidence-based safety cases for their products and will assure compliance to hardware and software engineering processes for safety critical and safety related systems.

• Development of software safety targets and software safety requirements
• Execute hazard analyses required to support identification of software safety requirements in accordance with business standards and program / product objectives.
• Development of specific application, generic application and generic product safety cases.
• Document and communicate results of technical data generated to internal and external customers
• Co-ordinate the timely production of the necessary design safety documentation, especially the relevant safety cases and related documentation for approval milestones.
• Conduct/facilitate PHA, FMEA, Fault Tree Analysis and other safety studies with Engineering groups.
• Develop and maintain Hazard Tracking Log.

Required Skills:
• Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder
• Must have an Active Secret Clearance.
• Offer contingent on ability to successfully pass a background check and drug screen
• Required Education: BS in A STEM related degree and nine (9)years of more experience [4 YOE accepted in Lieu of degree]
• Strong written and oral communication skills.
• Strong interpersonal skills.
• Ability to conduct research into issues and products.
• Ability to present ideas in user-friendly language and visuals.
• Highly self-motivated and directed.
• Keen attention to detail.
• Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
• Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
• Experience operating as a software safety engineer (or senior engineer with software safety and assurance responsibilities), across complex, large scale systems.
• Proven experience in software safety engineering.
• Familiarity with design, test and analysis tools and systems.
• Familiarity with Hazard Analysis per MIL STD 882E.
• Must have an Active Secret clearance.

Desired Skills:
• Experience operating in a regulated industry.
• Must have an Active Secret Clearance.



Number of positions
1

Location
Huntsville

State
Alabama